Clothing Our Kids Staff


Bob Blouin – President, Executive Committee,  Golf Outing Co-Chair (Bio)

Mike Wezel – Vice President, Executive Committee, Golf Outing Chair (Bio)

Merrill Cohen – Secretary and Treasurer, Executive Committee, Auction Committee Co-Chair, Facility Director (Bio)

Christophe Emmert – Director Legal Liaison, Executive Committee Advisor (Bio)

Kate Gibson – Special Advisor to Executive Committee, Ex-Officio Board Member (Bio)

Diane Poletti – Director, Special Events Committee Co-Chair (Bio)

Debbie Polise – Director, Bulk Buying Committee (Bio)

Heather Ennis Sells – Director Marketing (Bio)

Kyle Ricker – Director, Community Outreach Committee Co-Liaison (Bio)

Kaneisha Trott-Savage – Director, Community Outreach Committee Co-Liaison

Monica Anthenelli – Special Advisor to the Board Volunteer Perspective, Special Events Co-Chair


Jack Blannett – Advisor, Golf Outing Co-Chair (Bio)

Karen Borges – Director Volunteer Center (Bio)

Pam Fleuette – Advisor (Bio)

Kate Gibson – Past President (Bio)

Chris Kellogg – Advisor, Golf Outing Co-Chair (Bio)

Mary Rio – Founder, Board Member Emeritus  (Founders Story)

John Smith – Past President, Advisor (Bio)


Nicole Miller-Silicato – Oak Orchard Boys & Girls Club Liaison (Bio)

Cheryl Parker – Director Grants (Bio)

Kathleen Schell – Oak Orchard Boys & Girls Club Liaison (Bio)

Kimberly Wright – Director, Special Events Liaison, Community Outreach Committee


Monica AnthenelliSpecial Events Co-Chair; New Volunteer Interviews

Sheila BardolQuickbooks Expert

Kathleen Blouin – Marketing Committee Chair, Communications Director, Golf Outing

Kathy Byrnes – Clothing Order Process Manager

Karen Cohen – Middle School Clothing Purchasing Manager, Middle School Working Group

Bill Cox – Financial Advisor

Mariam Douglas – IT Support and Website Director

Robin Hartwell – Clothing Purchasing Manager

Janet Henderson – Clothing Data Entry Manager

George Hudson – Facility Coordinator

JeanAnn Hudson – Volunteer Center Manager

Kathy Lane – Community Outreach Committee

Sue Marquart – Volunteer Center Manager

Peggy McClatchey– Historian

Cathy McKinney – New Volunteer Coordinator

John Mehrlander – Golf Committee

Ginny Moscowitz– Clothing Donation Thank You Scribe

Susan O’Doherty – Head Start Outreach Manager

Ellen Osis – Database Manager

Ginny Palmer – Golf Committee

Kim Plum – Volunteer Center Manager

Diane Poletti – Special Events Committee Co-Chair, Community Outreach Committee, Golf Committee

Debbie Polise – Auction Committee

Joe Saunders – Sponsor Recruitment, Clothing Box Inventory, Golf Committee

Tom Schultz – Golf Outing Co-Chair, Grant Committee

Becky Schumacher – Creative Director

Cathy Showell – School Liaison Manager

Jane Smeland Volunteer Center Inventory Manager

Gabi Tapkas – Auction Committee, Golf Committee

Jeff Tapkas – Bulk Purchasing Committee

Karen Thomas –  New Volunteer Coordinator

Peter Thomas – Grant Committee Chair, Sponsor Recruitment

Joe Tropiano – Graphic Design Manager

Amynda Verderame – Social Media Manager

Marybeth Vidunas – Print Production Coordinator

Jack Voith – Bulk Purchasing Committee

Eileen Wilkinson – Community Outreach Committee — Libraries

Jim Zilch – Golf Committee

Marsha Zilch – Grant Committee, Golf Committee

TBD – Outreach Manager for Nurses, Schools and Various Organizations